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In a representative democracy, men and women serving in public office – whether elected or appointed – must view their service as a public trust. Each day, men and women raise their right hands to be sworn in as executives, legislators and administrators, agreeing to protect and defend the constitutions of the United States and of their home States, and the laws, rules and regulations of their governmental subdivisions.
News & Updates
January 5, 2020 Honda reveals that it underreported accidentsSource: The Hoops News
Honda Motor Company has admitted that it failed to inform US safety regulators about 1,729 claims for deaths and injuries linked to accidents involving its vehicles since 2003. This fact was revealed by the Japanese vehicle...
November 26, 2014 Sen. Chuck Schumer: Obamacare Focused 'On The Wrong Problem,' Ignores The Middle ClassSource: Forbes
Despite the enduring unpopularity of Obamacare, Congressional Democrats have up to now stood by their health care law, allowing that “it’s not perfect” but that they are proud of their votes to pass it. That all changed on...
November 26, 2014 56 countries seek carbon capture incentives in next climate dealSource: Reuters
Fiscal incentives for carbon capture should be part of the global climate change agreement that replaces the Kyoto Protocol, 56 countries belonging to the U.N. Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) said in a statement on Tuesday.
Research & Insights
November 24, 2014 Global warming may heat up world conflict: World BankSource: Times Live
In a new report on the impact of global warming, the bank said sharp temperature rises would cut deeply into crop yields and water supplies in many areas and possibly set back efforts to bring populations out of poverty.
November 7, 2014 Man-made Global Warming is Worsening
politicalnews.me - U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said the new report from the U.N. îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî is expected to make the strongest case yet for decisive action to curb greenhouse gas...
October 29, 2014 Gender Equality Gap Greatest in Islamic Countries, Survey Shows
CNS News - As a bloc, the Muslim worldâs showing in this yearâs âGlobal Gender Gapâ report, compiled by the îWorld Economic Forumî (WEF) and released on Tuesday, is even worse than in previous...
Commentary & Opinion
November 24, 2014 Oil woes for VenezuelaSource: Miami Herald
Falling gas prices around the world, now at a four-year low, could result in the lifting of government subsidies on gasoline inside Venezuela, which has been a big savings for its citizens. The combination of the end of the...
November 18, 2014 The Anti-Obamacare FAQSource: Slate
Though the Affordable Care Act passed into law in 2010, conservatives continue to fight it at every opportunity: in the courts, in state legislatures, and in Congress. It’s a safe bet that as the race for the 2016 GOP...
November 17, 2014 Editorial: Pipeline undermines climate objectives
The Pitt News - At the summit, President Obama conveyed urgency to other nations regarding climate change â this came in the wake of the îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeîâs (IPCC) report that...
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